• Jamie Kay rides her 100th win.

    Breaking barriers

    Jamie Kah has made history by riding 100 metropolitan winners in a season, and now we can’t see what this horse-loving jockey will be...

    VRC Staff (@FlemingtonVRC)

    12 July, 2021
  • Jockey Jade Darose and Jungle Edge

    Walking a new path

    Jungle Edge has retired and is on a new path helping others, finding a new home at Equine Pathways Australia, which aims to help those...

    VRC Staff (@FlemingtonVRC)

    12 July, 2021
  • Farrier Mick Grogan

    Sole man

    The old adage of ‘no foot, no horse’ is one of the truest things you will hear in the sport of racing. Mick Grogan master farrier, has...

    VRC Staff (@FlemingtonVRC)

    12 July, 2021
  • Jockey Teo Nugent

    The rise of Teo

    With just weeks to go until the end of the 2020/21 racing season, the apprentice jockey has a clear lead in the RMBL Investments Rising...

    VRC Staff (@FlemingtonVRC)

    12 July, 2021
  • Rob Gaylard with racehorse, Chautauqua. (Julian Kingma)

    Rob Gaylard: a tribute one year on

    It has been twelve months since the racing world lost one of its biggest advocates, Rob Gaylard.

    VRC Staff (@FlemingtonVRC)

    12 July, 2021
  • Dice Roll (FR) ridden by Fred Kersley wins the Brian Beattie Handicap at Flemington. (George Salpigtidis/Racing Photos)

    On a roll

    Trainer Nick Ryan is on a roll with Dice Roll.

    VRC Staff (@FlemingtonVRC)

    29 June, 2021
  • Caravan Rolls On and Fiona McIntyre

    New lease on life

    Caravan Rolls On has had an interesting career which has now led him to the care of retrainer Fiona McIntyre, where they are currently...

    VRC Staff (@FlemingtonVRC)

    24 June, 2021
  • Bill Ryan and Still A Star

    Shining star

    Still A Star captured the hearts of the racing community when she was making a bid for entry into the All Star Mile earlier this year.

    VRC Staff (@FlemingtonVRC)

    24 June, 2021
  • Racehorse Leilani ridden by Peter Cook. (News Limited)

    Memorable moments on Flemington Finals Day

    Flemington’s winter finals race day has provided many memorable moments and also launched spring contenders, with many of its races named...

    VRC Staff (@FlemingtonVRC)

    24 June, 2021
  • Kerrin and Cathy McEvoy after winning 2018 Melbourne Cup on Cross Counter

    A shared love

    For the children of Kerrin and Cathy McEvoy it is not a Melbourne cup-winning horse that captures their hearts, but a retired racehorse...

    VRC Staff (@FlemingtonVRC)

    24 June, 2021
  • Jack Turnbull

    Country ties

    As Assistant Trainer to Mike Moroney at Ballymore Stables, Jack Turnbull appreciates all that comes with the job, including being based...

    VRC Staff (@FlemingtonVRC)

    9 June, 2021
  • Dunkeld country racing

    The heart of country racing

    On almost every day of the year, somewhere in Victoria a country race meet is held. Those races are a vital and vibrant part of the...

    VRC Staff (@FlemingtonVRC)

    9 June, 2021
  • For many racing fans, the dulcet tones and cultured voice of Jack Styring and his famously colourful calls added excitement to the country tracks. (Reg Ryan)

    The voice of country racing

    For many Victorian racing fans, Jack Styring’s voice is a familiar one, his famous calls adding to the excitement of a race.

    VRC Staff (@FlemingtonVRC)

    9 June, 2021
  • Craig Williams on Vow And Declare wins 2019 Melbourne Cup

    Country connections

    When Vow And Declare crossed the finish line in his thrilling victory in the 2019 Lexus Melbourne Cup, it was a win for every...

    VRC Staff (@FlemingtonVRC)

    9 June, 2021
  • 1985 Melbourne Cup. What A Nuisence wins and Mick Riley on Butternut came fifth.

    Placed fifth on a mare called Butternut

    The 1985 Melbourne Cup was significant for a few reasons

    VRC Staff (@FlemingtonVRC)

    1 June, 2021
  • Flemington bees

    Sweet as honey

    The Flemington bees have been busy, producing a delicious honey that is used in race day dishes

    VRC Staff (@FlemingtonVRC)

    31 May, 2021
  • 1965 Melb Cup members

    The VRC: a club of community and heritage

    The many thousands of members of the Victoria Racing Club take pride in being, collectively, the custodian of modern Flemington, part of...

    VRC Staff (@FlemingtonVRC)

    28 May, 2021
  • VRC medallions

    Tiny treasures

    A symbol of belonging to Australia's most prestigious race club, the medallions issued to VRC members were tangible evidence of...

    VRC Staff (@FlemingtonVRC)

    24 May, 2021
  • Denis Pagan claimed victory on AAMI Victoria Derby Day

    Pagan's perfect day

    Denis Pagan was moved to tears when his horse Johnny Get Angry won the AAMI Victoria Derby.

    VRC Staff (@FlemingtonVRC)

    24 May, 2021
  • The late Richard

    The home of champions

    It’s long been the place dedicated to telling the stories of thoroughbred racing, and celebrating the rich history of the sport.

    VRC Staff (@FlemingtonVRC)

    20 May, 2021